Reform of the European Court of Human Rights: Assembly’s proposals
29.04.04 - Strasbourg,
The Parliamentary Assembly today acknowledged the necessity for changes to the European Court of Human Rights to enable it to cope with a huge increase in its workload – but said a proposal to add a new admissibility criterion for individual applications was “vague, subjective...(>>>)
Workshop on Structure and Internal Management of a National Association of Local and Regional Authorities
28.04.04 - Tbilisi, 28-29 April 2004
In 2003 the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe launched a new activity with the aim of favouring the creation of a national Association/Federation of Georgian local and regional authorities.(>>>)
Training seminar for judges and prosecutors on article 10 of the European Convention of Human Rights
27.04.04 - Mtskheta, 27-28 April 2004
The seminar in the framework of the European Commission and the Council of Europe Joint Programme is organised by the Judicial Training Centre in co-operation with the Council of Europe Directorate General of Human Rights Media Division.(>>>)
Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly’s spring session (26 - 30 April 2004)
26.04.04 - Strasbourg,
The Spring session of the PACE takes place on 26-30 April in Strasbourg. Mr Mátyás Eörsi, co-rapporteur for Georgia (Hungary, LDR) will make a report(>>>)
All-European Study on Policies for Education for Democratic Citizenship (EDC)
15.04.04 - Strasbourg,
The All European Study on Education For Democratic Citizenship (EDC) Policies and Legislation conducted recently by the Council of Europe is a key element for policy development in the field of EDC. The main goal of the Study was to map national policies on EDC across Europe...(>>>)
Adoption of the agenda for the Committee of Ministers' session in May
14.04.04 - Strasbourg,
The Ministers' Deputies of the Council of Europe on 7 April adopted the provisional draft agenda for the next Session of the Committee of Ministers of Foreign Affairs to be held in Strasbourg on 12 and 13 May 2004. The Ministers are to adopt a position on the reform of the European...(>>>)
Round Table on High Judiciary Council of Georgia and Training of Judges and Prosecutors
14.04.04 - Tbilisi,
A roundtable on “High Judiciary Council of Georgia and training of judges and prosecutors” is held on 14 April 2004 in Tbilisi. (>>>)
Council of Europe Secretary General welcomes the release of Tenguiz Assanidze
13.04.04 - Strasbourg,
Council of Europe Secretary General Walter Schwimmer today exessed his great satisfaction following the release of former MP Tenguiz Assanidze, who was detained in a prison of the Ajarian Autonomous Republic despite having been granted a pardon by the President of Georgia.(>>>)
Press release issued by the Registrar Grand Chamber Judgment In The Case Of Assanidze V. Georgia
08.04.04 - Strasbourg,
The European Court of Human Rights has today delivered at a public hearing a Grand Chamber judgment [1] in the case of Assanidze v. Georgia (application no. 71503/01). (>>>)
Conference on Election-Related Provisions of the European Convention on Human Rights
06.04.04 - Mtskheta,
The seminar within the framework of the European Commission and the Council of Europe Joint Programme is organised by the Judicial Training Centre in co-operation the Council of Europe Directorate General II of Human Rights.(>>>)
Report on remote voting published
05.04.04 - Strasbourg,
The Venice Commission has made public a report on the compatibility of remote voting and electronic voting with Council of Europe standards. It concluded that remote voting was compatible, provided that certain preventative measures are observed in the procedures for either non-supervised...(>>>)
European Court of Human Rights Press release issued by the Registrar
02.04.04 - Strasbourg,
6 and 8 April 2004 The European Court of Human Rights will be holding a public hearing in the Human Rights Building, Strasbourg, on Thursday 8 April 2004 at 9.30 a.m. (local time) to deliver its Grand Chamber judgments in the cases of Assanidzé v. Georgia (application no. 71503/01)....(>>>)
Drug addiction: Pompidou Group seeks to enhance interaction of research, policy and practice
02.04.04 - Strasbourg,
The Pompidou Group for combating drug abuse and drug trafficking is to hold a conference on 6 and 7 April 2004 at the Council of Europe to review past activities spanning more than 20 years. The main aim will be to discuss the possibilities for making research, policy and practice...(>>>)